Listen to a recap of last week’s rally and march near Lightfoot’s house that marked an end to the monthlong hunger strike by Southeast Side activists, who are calling on Lightfoot to deny the permit that would allow a metal scrapper to operate in their community.Read More
A teacher and her film team dreamt up a show concept to chip away at gaps in literacy and social emotional learning.
Local writer Sarah Thomas runs a book club celebrating Black Joy to combat allies’ misinformed equation of Blackness with trauma and encourages folks who want to read more stories celebrating Black joy to join her book club.Read More
The owner of West Town’s Takorea Cocina has been feeding hot meals to the community daily since the start of winter. You can help grow his initiative that’s providing five to 10 meals a day for folks in need while supporting local vendors.Read More
What started out as a personal offering to the land at Palmer Square Park has grown into an unintentional public art exhibit representing gratitude healing from past trauma.Read More
The photo installation is now on display suspended from trees surrounding the familiar neighborhood eagle in the hopes that viewers will discover new perspectives on Logan Square.Read More